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Drug information on 4-Bone (Hydroxyapatite) from Uni. Medicare


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Generic : Hydroxyapatite
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Drug Name : Hydroxyapatite

Hydroxyapatite(Calcium Wyeth) generic 4-Bone is a naturally occurring mineral, prescribed for postmenopausal osteoporosis.
More Info about Hydroxyapatite

Other Trade Names for Hydroxyapatite

India : 

International : 

Calcium Wyeth, Ossopan, Osteogenon, Osteopor
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Medical Condition(s) for which 4-Bone may be prescribed

Side effects of 4-Bone

Increase in blood calcium.

Dosage & When it is to be taken (Indications)

Adult: PO- The recommended dose is 1,660 mg twice daily.

How to use 4-Bone?

• Hydroxyapatite comes as a tablet or suspension which has to be taken by mouth with food.
• Maximal benefit can be obtained while taken with vitamin D

When is 4-Bone not to be taken? (Contraindications)


Warnings and Precautions for 4-Bone

Caution should be exercised in patients with history of kidney impairment, and any allergy.

Other Precautions for 4-Bone

• Serum calcium levels should be monitored regularly during the treatment.
• Physician's advice is required in pregnant and breastfeeding conditions.

Storage Conditions for 4-Bone

Store the medication as directed by your physician.

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